Willard's patent time pieces : a history of the weight-driven banjo clock, 1800-1900 / Paul J. Foley.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-146622

Description

viii, 358 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Banjo clocks History 19th century.
Clock and watch makers
Clock and watch making History 19th century.
Decoration and ornament

Originator

Foley, Paul J.

Contents

pt. I. History and background -- pt. II. Patent timepieces: 1800-1840 -- pt. III. Additional timepiece patents -- pt. IV. Timepiece variations -- pt. V. Production timepieces: 1840-1900 -- pt. VI. Ornamental painters and cabinetmakers -- pt. VII. Biographies -- Appendices.

Publication

Norwell, MA : Roxbury Village Pub.

Description

viii, 358 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.

Notes

Signed by author.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-350) and index.

ISBN

0971873623

Call Number

Coll. NK7500.B35 F65 2002

Other People and Orgs

Willard, Simon, 1753-1848.

Material Type

Biography.

Places

Massachusetts Boston Region
Massachusetts Boston Region.